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Terrace, Garden Loggia, and Orangery Adjoining Lilleshall Hall to West and South

A Grade II Listed Building in Sheriffhales, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7271 / 52°43'37"N

Longitude: -2.3741 / 2°22'26"W

OS Eastings: 374834

OS Northings: 314451

OS Grid: SJ748144

Mapcode National: GBR 067.0LQ

Mapcode Global: WH9CY.HQQ5

Entry Name: Terrace, Garden Loggia, and Orangery Adjoining Lilleshall Hall to West and South

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053680

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255179

Location: Sheriffhales, Shropshire, TF10

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Sheriffhales

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Sheriffhales St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


3/7 Terrace, Garden Loggia,
and orangery adjoining
Lillemhall Hall to
- West and South.


Terrace and Orangery, Circa 1829, by Sir Jeffry Wyatville in an Italianate
Style, with balustrade restored circa 1980. Sandstone ashlar. Terrace:
L-plan to West and South of Lilleshall Hall (qv). Arcaded balustrade
with blocked rustication and chamfered coping. Battered square projections
with solid balustrades at South West corner and to East. 2 flight staircases
to North with arcaded balustrade, 2 flight dog-leg staircase at South-West
corner with solid balustrade, and staircase adjoining square projection to
East. 12 bay garden loggia beneath terrace to West with chamfered round
arched, groin vaulting, and 4 panelled door within to house. Sundial on
South West projection, consisting of short Tuscan column supporting dial
block with globe finial and obscribed "LET OTHERS TELL/OF STORMS and
SHOWERS/ I'LL ONLY COUNT YOUR SUNNY HOURS". orangery: projecting to
West at North end of terrace. One storey with arcaded balustraded
terrace above, reached by flight of steps from terrace to right. 3 x 1
bays. Large full height round arched windows with glazing bars. Entrance
at right hand end. arched entrance beneath terrace to right with barrel
vaulted tunnel behind leading to garden loggia. Short flight of garden
steps with solid balustrade and cast iron urns adjoining orangery to
South. The terrace and orangery form part integral part of the formal
gardens to the West of Lilleshall Hall (qv). B.O.E., Salop, p,166.

Listing NGR: SJ7483414451

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